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Stephanie Evans

Product Profile: Festive Bundle from terrapass

It’s a fact.  Most gift giving occurs in the month of December. That said, plenty of gifts exchange hands throughout the year. From birthdays and weddings to those “just because” goodies and hostess gifts, there’s often a reason to give. The next time you’re searching for a gift (think wedding, anniversary, birthday, dinner party, and…

Stephanie Evans

Easy Ways to Tackle Your To-Do List

If your to-do list is growing like a weed, here are seven ways to trim it down to something more manageable before the fall leaves turn. Prioritize: If you’re looking at a to-do list that’s miles long, pick three things that must get done immediately and prioritize those items. Think WIN – What’s Important Now…

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Product Profile: EcoTourist Bundle from terrapass

It’s officially summer and there’s nothing like hitting the open road or hopping a flight in search of unforgettable experiences. Traveling is one of life’s greatest rewards, but it’s generally recognized as one of the worst things for the environment. Between transportation, hotel stays, meals eaten out and souvenirs purchased, your carbon footprint expands tremendously…

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Lower Your Energy Bills With Landscaping

Turn off the lights when you leave the room! It’s a mantra we’ve heard all our lives. From installing programmable thermostats and taking shorter showers, to using high efficiency light bulbs and appliances, there are many actions we can take inside our homes that will decrease home energy use. But there are some fantastic ways…

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Eco Friendly Father’s Day Ideas

From their sage advice and caring hugs to their ability to fix just about anything (broken windows and broken hearts, equally), we’re supremely grateful to our fathers, grandfathers, uncles and the other special men in our lives. This Father’s Day, show your appreciation, while also keeping Mother Nature in mind. Below are a few of…

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Green Wedding Carbon Offsets from terrapass

Planning a wedding, getting married…no matter how big or small the affair, it’s no simple feat. From selecting (and fighting over) the guest list and menu to arranging table seating and keeping it all under budget, planning a wedding could end up being one of the most complicated (and frustrating) exercises of your life! And…

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Sustainable Spring Gardening Tips

She’s pretty much a show off.  That’s Mother Nature in spring we’re talking about. Just walk around town this time of year to get a real-life reminder that Mother Nature is out in all her glory, with an abundance of greenery and entire landscapes covered in breathtaking flowers. Bring some of that organic beauty home…

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Fresh Spring Trends To Brighten Your Beauty Routine

You’ve put away those winter clothes and boots and pulled out of hiding the sandals and beach cover-ups. Finally, it’s spring! Now it’s time to find a beauty routine to match your easy breezy wardrobe, and one that’s also kind to the environment. Here are our favorite, eco-friendly ways to lighten and brighten your beauty…

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Your Eco-Friendly Spring Soiree

We’ve been cooped up indoors all winter long!  And now, springtime practically begs us to throw a party in its honor. Celebrate the warmer weather and outdoor season with a spring soiree that’s eco-inspired! All fabulous events have four main elements: 1) invitations, 2) a sweet table setting, 3) decorations, and of course, 4) food…

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Sustainable Ideas for an Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day

Mama, pleeeeeease…push me on the swing. I need a new dress for the party. Can you help with my college applications? Will you co-sign for my car loan?  We’ve all asked the same favors of her and relied on her unconditional support and love. So when Mother’s Day comes around, it’s high time you show…